BRAC University reinstates ‘assaulted’ teacher

PV Desk : BRAC University has reinstated its law teacher Farhaan Uddin Ahmed, who was allegedly assaulted by officials after termination that angered students.

The private university said in a statement on Saturday that actions were taken against the officials accused of assaulting the teacher.

Registrar Muhammad Sahool Afzal has gone on ‘long’ leave while assistant registrar Mahi Uddin and senior officer Jabed Rasel have resigned.

Following a complaint filed by a student, the university formed a committee to investigate alleged assaults on female students by security guards, according to the statement.

“The university expects all stakeholders to fully cooperate in returning academic affairs to normalcy as soon as possible, so as not to hamper the academic progress of students,” the statement reads.